Camelbak, Castelli, Craft, cycling, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, Oakley, Pearl Izumi, Thule, vaude. How to Dress For Cycling. Posted on Categories Apparel·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on How to Dress For Cycling

How to Dress For Cycling

With the good weather setting in, there are few excuses for not getting out on a bicycle and exploring new routes. Now that you have prepared your bike for the season, it’s time to prepare yourself for cycling and get equipped. Whether you are a seasoned cyclist or just ride your bike to get to work in … Read more ›

Catlike, Louis Garneau, Nutcase, POC, Smith Optics. Choosing The Right Biking Helmet. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags , , , , Leave a comment on Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

Choosing The Right Biking Helmet

A bad move, lots of speeding, a helmet cracked open in 3 – but a safe and sound girl still in one piece – without a concussion. That was me in April 2013 after I fell off my bike. I landed directly on my head but didn’t even get a scratch. +1 for the helmet … Read more ›

Louis Garneau, Maui Jim, Oakley, Ray-Ban, Smith Optics, Spy. Top Sunglasses for Men. Posted on Categories City·EquipmentTags , , , , , Leave a comment on Top Sunglasses for Men

Top Sunglasses for Men

Whether you’re hanging out at the beach, deep-sea fishing or shredding turns on the slopes, a reliable pair of sunglasses is an essential when the sun is shining. Whether you choose a model for comfort and performance or style and flare, there are many to choose from so ensure you’ve found the perfect fit for you. Different … Read more ›

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Getting Your Bike Ready for Spring

Are you one of those courageous winter cyclist? Or even a fat bike fanatic? If so, bravo to brave the cold. For most of us, the bike is quietly hibernating for the snowy months and the legs keep on spinning on a bike trainer or at spinning classes. After these past couple of weeks with warm … Read more ›

Louis Garneau, POC. How to choose the right cycling shorts. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , Leave a comment on How to choose the right cycling shorts

How to choose the right cycling shorts

I once tried a spinning class. I gave it my all. I spun so fast that I had trouble getting off my bike. In the end, I wound up pulling my hamstring, resulting in two physiotherapy treatments and a home exercise plan. Not only did I have a sore leg, but I waddled like a … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, Castelli, Dynafit, Louis Garneau, Norrona, The North Face. What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter. Posted on Categories Buying Guides·OutdoorsTags , , , , , , Leave a comment on What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

What to Wear Fatbiking this Winter

If you haven’t gotten to ride one yet, you definitely need to try a fatbike this winter. Becoming the next big thing in bike travel, fatbikes are more and more common to see around and certain brands are creating specific designs that are equipped for multi-day expeditions over rough terrain. Say goodbye to the trekking … Read more ›

Arc’teryx, Buff, Helly Hansen, Louis Garneau, Mountain Hardwear, Nathan, Pearl Izumi, Polar, Salomon, SAXX Underwear, SUGOi, Suunto, The North Face, Timex. Gift Guide For Runners 2016. Posted on Categories Apparel·Buying Guides·EquipmentTags , , , , , , , , , , , , , Leave a comment on Gift Guide For Runners 2016

Gift Guide For Runners 2016

With November nearly over, the month of December is on the horizon which means Christmas isn’t far away. (For those who are counting, there are only five Monday’s left until Christmas). If Christmas shopping is a thrilling experience that you look forward to every year, any excuse to get out there and shop is a … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. Altitude Sports X Louis Garneau: New Cycling Kit. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Altitude Sports X Louis Garneau: New Cycling Kit

Altitude Sports X Louis Garneau: New Cycling Kit

We were all impatiently waiting! Introducing the second edition of the Altitude-Sports X Louis Garneau Collaboration For its second season, we opted for a more monochromatic classic look; black and white never goes out of style. Whether you wear the jersey and short together or mix and match with your other gear, you can be … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. Un printemps 2016 moulant avec Louis Garneau. Posted on Categories ApparelTags Leave a comment on Un printemps 2016 moulant avec Louis Garneau

Un printemps 2016 moulant avec Louis Garneau

Quand t’es un(e) cycliste et que tu vois le printemps revenir rapidement comme on peut le remarquer à Montréal en ce moment, c’est assez difficile de résister au beau temps. Il faut sortir son vélo et que ça saute! Par contre, autant au printemps qu’à l’automne, c’est la saison des questionnements du genre: « Bon, il … Read more ›

Jackets, Louis Garneau, Marmot, Nau, Salomon, The North Face. 4 fall jackets for 4 outdoor activities. Posted on Categories ApparelTags , , , , , Leave a comment on 4 fall jackets for 4 outdoor activities

4 fall jackets for 4 outdoor activities

Summer is over and fall is around the corner. One of the best seasons to get outside and enjoy nature, according to me! However, fall = colder weather. Time to switch gears and adapt your equipment. One of the essentials that everyone should have in their closet is a good fall/spring jacket. According to your … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. Louis Garneau Speed Kit Transformer vs. Course II Polarized sunglasses. Posted on Categories EquipmentTags Leave a comment on Louis Garneau Speed Kit Transformer vs. Course II Polarized sunglasses

Louis Garneau Speed Kit Transformer vs. Course II Polarized sunglasses

The Rundown After about 10 years, I decided it was finally time to replace my tired, broken, sports-sunglasses.  I use them exclusively for running and cycling, and my wish list was quite basic. First and foremost, I wanted a well ventilated frame to minimize fogging and keep me cool. Second, I needed a large enough … Read more ›

Louis Garneau. The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit. Posted on Categories Apparel·CityTags Leave a comment on The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

The Altitude-sports.com X Louis Garneau custom bike kit

Searching for a new bicycle jersey and bib combo in early winter may not be what everyone does, but in my case, with 3 spinning classes per week to keep me in shape for the 2015 race season, I need all the bike kits I can get my hands on.   And so I decided … Read more ›